Sarah Palin likened to a ‘Kardashian’ in run up to her new TV show

Former governor of Alaska Sarah Palin has been likened to the reality television celebrity family “The Kardashians” from which the famous Kim Kardashian hails

U.S. Republican firebrand Sarah Palin, who is set to premier her new TV show on April 3, was likened to the reality television celebrity family “The Kardashians” by an American co-host on Thursday due to her apparent love of the limelight.

The Insider’s co-host Kevin Frazier on the CBC network described Palin, the former governor of Alaska, as taking the opportunity to further her fame just like “The Kardashians,” who have been lambasted by some observers for seeking fame.

In a segment discussing her upcoming show, “Amazing America with Sarah Palin,” Frazier said.

“The one thing I kept thinking – I have met the political Kardashian,” right-wing U.S. website Breibart reported him as saying Thursday.

Frazier added: “She has made something out of nothing and people keep eating [it up].”

While Palin’s power as a politician has seemingly waned ever since the 2008 presidential campaigns when she ran as a vice president nominee for the Republican party, her appearances on television have led to her being called the “Kardashian of politics” by some American media outlets…

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Guess I should not have been so hard on the Iraqis after all.